THOMAS E. GETZEN, Ph.D.
This content is PDF only. Please click on the PDF icon to access.
SMLTREE is an excellent program used for drawing, calculating, and analyzing decision trees for clinical and other purposes. The program works right away and has an installation program that can be called with a single command. After 2 hours of working with the tutorial program, a person who can use other software can draw, graph, and perform sensitivity analysis.
The strength of the program is that it forces the user to frame a problem in a decision-analysis format. Movement within and modification of SMLTREE follows a natural logic based on the nodes and their relationship to each other. Calculating power
GETZEN TE. SMLTREE, Version 1.4, 1986.. Ann Intern Med. ;105:641. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-105-4-641_1
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1986;105(4):641.
Copyright © 2018 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use